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By applying to Yeshiva University, you are taking a seismic step forward toward your personal and professional development and growth, and toward improving the world around you.

Yeshiva University is the pre-eminent Jewish university in America. Here can you combine Torah study on your own level with a first-rate secular education or live and learn with so many others who share your aspirations and values.

If this is what you want, if this is who you are, then this is where you belong.

The 2019 application will be available August 1, 2018.

If you have questions about applying for or about the the Fall 2018 semester, please contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions at 646-592-4440 or yuadmit@yu.edu 

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If you are interested in applying to one of our graduate schools, please see Graduate Admissions. The information on this page applies to YU's undergraduate schools only.

Candidates for General Admissions may apply at any time after completion of their junior year of high school. Students should apply no later than February 1st of their senior year of high school.

Application Details: In order for any application to be considered complete for the Admissions Committee to review, the Office of Admissions must receive all items on the checklist.

High school juniors with a superior scholastic record who are interested in enrolling at Yeshiva University prior to obtaining a high school diploma may apply to our Early Admissions Program.

Non-U.S. citizens applying to Yeshiva University should review the additional requirements for International Applicants.

Transfer students who are applying from other colleges should review the additional requirements for Transfer Applicants.

Candidates for admissions are expected to present a strong B average and a (new) SAT score of 1170 (Writing and Language + Mathematics) or ACT composite score of 24. The applicant's character, personality and contribution to school and community life are also factors in the admissions decision. 

Honors Applicants should refer to the Honors Deadlines

Applicants to the Associates of Science in Management should refer to the Associates Deadline.

Applications for the Spring 2019 semester must be complete by November 15th, 2018. Decision letters for the Spring 2019 semester will be mailed mid-December. 

All applicants who require financial assistance should complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1, 2019.

Students who have been admitted to Yeshiva University can study in Israel for a year. Learn more about the S. Daniel Abraham Israel Program.

Interested in Graduate School Admissions?
If you are interested in graduate school admissions at Yeshiva University, please visit "Graduate Admissions" for graduate school listings. Each graduate program administers its own distinct admission and financial aid process.